2639 Castilla Isle Fort Lauderdale, Florida
- For Sale
Blending classic warmth and distinctive flair, this custom-built luxury waterfront estate in prestigious Seven Isles has full-service yacht dockage and scenic views to the Intracoastal.
Fort Lauderdale’s supremely private Seven Isles community provides the setting for this luxury waterfront estate on the Rio Aragon Canal, just one property from the point, where the view opens to the Intracoastal Waterway. With a signature blend of classic warmth and distinctive flair, this five-bedroom Mediterranean-inspired residence was custom built to the highest standards by W.A. Bentz Construction. Nestled at the end of the cul-de-sac, a picturesque motor court introduces the estate which features an idyllic outdoor entertainment space expanding across the waterfront’s dockage for a 90±-foot vessel in a no-wake zone of the Intracoastal.
Artful touches in the professionally decorated interiors give an inviting sensibility to the well-planned layout that flows easily from room to room and from the inside to the outdoors. Making a dramatic impression, the living room soars two stories high above the fireplace and window walls overlooking the pool patio and waterfront. Upstairs, the relaxing master suite balances its generous scale with an intimate feel, and opens onto a loggia capturing the view to the Intracoastal Waterway. An exceptional waterfront estate with a special character all its own, this is the perfect place to enjoy the sought-after Seven Isles lifestyle.
Castilla Isle, Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Set behind a guardhouse entry and providing its own patrol service, the prestigious Seven Isles community is a yachter’s paradise on the Intracoastal Waterway and Grand Canals of Fort Lauderdale, a world-famous yachting capital known as The Venice of America. Seven Isles sits just north of famous Las Olas Boulevard, lined with fine boutiques and restaurants as it stretches toward the ocean beachfront.
On 110± feet of waterfront, this Mediterranean-inspired estate captures water views to the Intracoastal and features full-service yacht dockage with an 18,000-pound lift. Landscaped with garden plantings and served by a built-in grill, the expansive outdoor entertainment space captures the sights of the waterfront and the sounds of the beautiful fountained pool with spillover spa.
Distinctive design elements carry through this custom-built residence of 6,563± total square feet with five bedrooms, four and a-half baths, Crestron and Lutron smart-house systems, and impact-glass windows. Pecky cypress, oak, clear pine, Macassar ebony, and mahogany are among the select wood finishes. Tumbled limestone floors appoint most first-floor rooms. There are high ceilings on both levels and in the two-bay garage which can accommodate a lift and includes a GarageTek storage system.
First Floor: Opening to the poolside loggia and waterfront view, the stately double-height living room is styled with dramatic window walls, an elegant cast stone fireplace, and a warm wood-paneled ceiling. The tray-ceilinged dining room has a built-in buffet. Grounded by wood-inlaid limestone floors, the gourmet kitchen offers granite counters and high-end appliances including a six-burner Dacor gas range with oven; an additional Dacor oven, microwave, and warming drawer; two Sub-Zero refrigerators with freezer drawers; a U-Line wine cooler; and Bosch dishwasher. Opening to the waterfront patio, the family room has beautiful wood-paneled ceilings and includes a wet bar and pavilion-style breakfast nook with banquette seating. A custom-fitted office and private bedroom suite are also on this level.
Second Floor: Crafted of hardwood, ironwork, and decorative tile, the staircase ascends to the upper gallery leading to a waterfront loggia with view to the Intracoastal. Also opening to the loggia and sweeping waterway view, the beautifully spacious master suite lends warm elegance with extensive custom built-ins and also features a dressing area, two walk-in closets, and slate-finished bath with jetted tub and walk-in shower. Three more bedrooms are served by two baths.
Barn, Built-Ins, Fireplace, Split Bedroom, Two story, Volume Ceilings, BarFlooring
Carpet Floors, Marble Floors, Slate Floors, Wood FloorsSecurity
Owned Burglar AlarmAppliances
Automatic Garage Door Opener, Central Vacuum, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Electric Water Heater, Fire Alarm, Gas Range, Ice Maker, Refrigerator, Wall Oven, MicrowaveWindows
Casement, Impact GlassBathroom
Dual Sinks, Separate Tub & Shower, Whirlpool SpaParking
Driveway, Guest ParkingPool
Below Ground Pool, HeatedConstruction / Exterior
Family Room, Master bedroom upstairs, Utility Room/LaundryRoofing
Canal Front, Navigable, No Fixed BridgesAccess Features
Ocean Access, Private DockBedrooms
At Least 1 Bedroom Ground LevelViews
Intracoastal View, CanalHVAC
Central Cooling, Central Heat, Electric Cooling, Electric HeatDining
Eat-In Kitchen, Formal DiningSubdivision Feature
Boating, Public Road, Security PatrolUtility